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Penrith Group

We are the Penrith Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

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Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking
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Overview

The first of a series of Summer Linear walks using public transport

Bassenthwate to Threlkeld over Skiddaw, Great Calva and Blencathra

Monday, 19 August 2024
Meeting time:
8:15 am
Start time:
8:45 am
Estimated finish time:
5:00 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
19.3km / 12.0mi
Ascent:
1524m / 5000ft
Type:
linear

Departing PRC 08:15

Departing Threlkeld 08:45 on the X5 bus for Bassenthwaite

Departing Ravenstone Hotel 09:25

 

Features

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NY 52717 29520
Nearest postcode:
CA11 8RQ
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Meeting time:
8:15 am

PRC

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 23527 29814
Nearest postcode:
CA12 4QG
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Start time:
8:45 am

Ravenstone hotel

Finishing point

Grid reference:
NY 32302 25451
Nearest postcode:
CA12 4SL
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Estimated finish time:
5:00 pm

Threlkeld

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking